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Muhammad Asad   
Did I not enjoin on you, O you children of Adam, that you should not worship Satan – since, verily, he is your open fo
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab   
Did I not command you, O Children of Adam, not to follow Satan, for he is truly your sworn enemy,
Safi Kaskas   
Children of Adam, did I not make a covenant with you not to worship Satan, who is clearly your enemy,

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Arabic   
‏ أَلَمْ أَعْهَدْ إِلَيْكُمْ يَبَنِىٓ ءَادَمَ أَن لَّا تَعْبُدُوا۟ ٱلشَّيْطَنَ ۖ إِنَّهُۥ لَكُمْ عَدُوٌّۭ مُّبِينٌۭ ‎
Transliteration (2021)   
alam aʿhad ilaykum yābanī ādama an lā taʿbudū l-shayṭāna innahu lakum ʿaduwwun mubīnu
Word for Word
Dr. Shehnaz Shaikh, Ms. Kauser Katri, and more
  
Did not I enjoin upon you O Children (of) Adam! That (do) not worship the Shaitaan, indeed, he (is) for you an enemy clear,

Generally Accepted Translations of the Meaning
Muhammad Asad   
Did I not enjoin on you, O you children of Adam, that you should not worship Satan – since, verily, he is your open fo
M. M. Pickthall   
Did I not charge you, O ye sons of Adam, that ye worship not the devil - Lo! he is your open foe!
Yusuf Ali (Saudi Rev. 1985)   
"Did I not enjoin on you, O ye Children of Adam, that ye should not worship Satan; for that he was to you an enemy avowed?
The Clear Quran, Dr. Mustafa Khattab   
Did I not command you, O Children of Adam, not to follow Satan, for he is truly your sworn enemy,
Safi Kaskas   
Children of Adam, did I not make a covenant with you not to worship Satan, who is clearly your enemy,
Wahiduddin Khan   
Did I not enjoin you, sons of Adam, not to worship Satan for he is your sworn enemy
Shakir   
Did I not charge you, O children of Adam! that you should not serve the Shaitan? Surely he is your open enemy
Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar   
Make I not a compact with you, O Children of Adam, that you not worship Satan? Truly, he is a clear enemy
T.B.Irving   
Did I not contract you, O children of Adam, not to serve Satan? He is an open enemy of yours.
Abdul Hye   
O Children of Adam! Did I not command you that you should not worship Satan? Surely, he is a plain enemy to you
The Study Quran   
Did I not enjoin upon you
Dr. Kamal Omar   
Don’t I make a covenant with you, O Bani-Adam, that you must not obey Satan. Surely, he is an evident enemy unto you
Farook Malik   
Did I not enjoin you, O children of Adam, not to worship Satan, who is your open enemy
Talal A. Itani (new translation)   
Did I not covenant with you, O Children of Adam, that you shall not serve the devil? That he is your sworn enemy
Muhammad Mahmoud Ghali   
Did I not covenant you, O you Seeds (Or: sons) of Adam, that you should not worship Ash-Shaytan (The Prophet) __ surely he is an evident enemy to you _
Muhammad Sarwar   
Children of Adam, did We not command you not to worship satan. He was your sworn enemy
Muhammad Taqi Usmani   
Did I not direct you, O children of ‘Adam (Adam), that you must not worship the Satan, (because) he is an open enemy for you
Shabbir Ahmed   
Did I not warn you O Children of Adam! That you shall not worship Satan, your desire - since verily, it is an open enemy to you
Dr. Munir Munshey   
"Oh children of Adam! Did I not have a pact with you, that you will not worship Shaitan? He is your professed enemy!"
Syed Vickar Ahamed   
" Did I not command you? O! Children of Adam! That you should not worship Satan; Verily, he is to you an open enemy.—
Umm Muhammad (Sahih International)   
Did I not enjoin upon you, O children of Adam, that you not worship Satan - [for] indeed, he is to you a clear enemy
[The Monotheist Group] (2011 Edition)   
"Did I not pledge to you, O Children of Adam, that you should not serve the devil for he is your most ardent enemy"
Abdel Haleem   
Children of Adam, did I not command you not to serve Satan, for he was your sworn enemy
Abdul Majid Daryabadi   
Enjoined I not on you, ye children of Adam, that ye shall not worship the Satan - verily he is Unto you manifest foe
Ahmed Ali   
Did I not commit you, O children of Adam, not to worship Satan who is your acknowledged foe
Aisha Bewley   
Did I not make a contract with you, tribe of Adam, not to worship Shaytan, who truly is an outright enemy to you,
Ali Ünal   
"Did I not make a covenant with you, O children of Adam, that you should not worship Satan? Indeed he is a manifest enemy to you
Ali Quli Qara'i   
‘Did I not exhort you, O children of Adam, saying, “Do not worship Satan. He is indeed your manifest enemy
Hamid S. Aziz   
"Did I not charge you, O children of Adam! That you should not serve Satan? Verily, he is your open enemy
Ali Bakhtiari Nejad   
Children of Adam, did I not charge you that you should not serve Satan? Indeed he is your obvious enemy
A.L. Bilal Muhammad et al (2018)   
“Did I not enjoin on you, O you children of Adam, that you should not worship Satan, and that he was to you a sworn enemy
Musharraf Hussain   
Didn’t I command you, children of Adam, not to obey Satan, he is your open enemy,
Maududi   
Children of Adam, did I not command you not to serve Satan ? he is to you an open enem
[The Monotheist Group] (2013 Edition)   
"Did I not pledge to you, O Children of Adam, that you should not serve the devil for he is your most ardent enemy?
Mohammad Shafi   
Did I not send guidance to you, O children of Adam, that you should not worship the Satan? He is indeed an open enemy to you

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Ahmed Raza Khan (Barelvi)   
'O children of Adam, Had I not made covenant with you that you should not worship the devil (Satan), verily he is your manifest enemy.
Rashad Khalifa   
Did I not covenant with you, O Children of Adam, that you shall not worship the devil? That he is your most ardent enemy?
Hasan Al-Fatih Qaribullah   
Children of Adam, did I not make a covenant with you, that you should not worship satan he is surely a clear enemy to yo
Maulana Muhammad Ali   
Did I not charge you, O children of Adam, that you serve not the devil? Surely he is your open enemy
Muhammad Ahmed - Samira   
Did I not entrust/make a contract to you, Adam's sons and daughters, that do not worship the devil ,that he truly is for you a clear/evident enemy
Bijan Moeinian   
Did you, the children of Adam, not promises Me not to follow the Satan; your open enemy
Faridul Haque   
“O Descendants of Adam! Did I not take a covenant from you that you shall not worship the devil? Undoubtedly, he is your open enemy.”
Sher Ali   
`Did I not enjoin on you, O ye sons of Adam, that you worship not Satan - for he is to you an open enemy
Dr. Mohammad Tahir-ul-Qadri   
O Children of Adam! Did I not take this covenant from you not to worship Satan; no doubt he is your open enemy
Amatul Rahman Omar   
`O Children of Adam! did I not enjoin on you never to worship satan, for he is to you an enemy severing (your) ties (with Me)
Muhsin Khan & Muhammad al-Hilali   
Did I not ordain for you, O Children of Adam, that you should not worship Shaitan (Satan). Verily, he is a plain enemy to you

Non-Muslim and/or Orientalist works
Arthur John Arberry   
Made I not covenant with you, Children of Adam, that you should not serve Satan -- surely he is a manifest foe to you -
George Sale   
Did I not command you, O sons of Adam, that ye should not worship Satan; because he was an open enemy unto you
Edward Henry Palmer   
Did I not covenant with you, O children of Adam! that ye should not serve Satan? verily, he is to you an open foe
John Medows Rodwell   
Did I not enjoin on you, O sons of Adam, 'Worship not Satan, for that he is your declared foe,
N J Dawood (2014)   
Children of Adam, did I not charge you never to worship Satan, your veritable foe

New, Partial, or In Progress Translations
Linda “iLHam” Barto   
Did I not enjoin on you, O Children of Adam, that you should not revere Satan because he was your avowed enemy?
Irving & Mohamed Hegab   
Did I not contract you, O children of Adam, not to serve Satan? He is an open enemy of yours.
Sayyid Qutb   
Children of Adam! Did I not enjoin on you that you should not worship Satan, as he is your open foe,
Ahmed Hulusi   
O Children of Adam... Did I not enjoin upon you (inform you), that you not serve Satan (body/bodily and unconscious state of existence deprived of the knowledge of the reality; ego driven existence), for indeed, he (this state of unconsciousness) is to you a clear enemy?
Sayyed Abbas Sadr-Ameli   
Did I not make covenant with you, O children of Adam, that you should not serve the Satan, verily he is a manifest foe to you;
Al-muntakhab fi tafsir al-Qur'an al-Karim   
In reproach they are told; "Did I not," says Allah "enjoin you children of Adam to reject AL-Shaytan (Satan) and those with characteristics befitting him and to refuse credence to them, for he was indeed your avowed enemy and deadly foe"
Mir Aneesuddin   
Had I not enjoined on you, O children of Adam! that you should not serve the devil, (as) he is your open enemy,

Obsolete and/or older editions
Yusuf Ali (Orig. 1938)   
"Did I not enjoin on you, O ye Children of Adam, that ye should not worship Satan; for that he was to you an enemy avowed?
OLD Literal Word for Word   
Did not I enjoin upon you O Children of Adam! That (do) not worship the Shaitaan, indeed, he (is) for you an enemy clear